Value Vacations: Get the most out of your trip
How to save money and live better
Get a Great Room Rate
Booking a room between holidays is a fabulous way to reduce the initial room rate. Once you find a reasonable time of year, joining reward programs and taking advantage of discounts like AAA will help quite a bit. Some hotels offer discounts on events, activities, or may offer perks like breakfast to help offset a higher cost.
Find Free Activities
There are drum circles to attend, shark's teeth to find in Venice, the Ringling is a must-see and free on Mondays, galleries to go to, parks and bridges galore, and so much more. There are drum circles to attend, shark's teeth to find in Venice, the Ringling Museum is a must-see and free on Mondays, galleries line the side streets of St. Armonds and downtown, parks and bridges galore, dolphins to spot, beach volleyball to play, and so much more. There is so much to see in Sarasota without spending a dime!
Guide to the Good, but Cheap Eats
Villiage Idiot Bucket--Oyster Bar New Pass Grill & Bait Shop Sahara Cafe & Mediterranean Foods Peruvian Grill Sarasota Original Word of Mouth Hurricane Mike's Thirsty Turtle Crescent Club
Most important of all, have fun! Nothing sucks more than worry on a vacation